Mr. Ariel Anati is a financial professional in the fields of corporate finance, valuation, strategy, and research. He is an Investment Director at Catalyst Private Equity since 2021 and is involved in all aspects of analyzing incoming investment opportunities, exit strategies, due diligence, and ongoing monitoring of portfolio companies.
Focusing on growth/ late-stage investments in Israeli high-tech companies. Prior to Catalyst, Mr. Anati was Head of Finance & Operations at Inlight, an innovation advisory firm dedicated to multinational industrial companies with turnover of above $150M. Leading the corporate development activities of the firm in Israel and was involved with dozens of tech-industry investments, collaborations, and joint ventures.
Mr. Ariel Anati is a finance lecturer at Reichman University (IDC Herzliya) teaching the courses “Start-Up Economics” in the Zell Entrepreneurship program and the courses “International Finance” and “Quantitative Methods in Finance” in the Business Administration program.
Ariel is currently pursuing a dual executive MBA from both Columbia and London Business Schools and holds an M.A. in Financial Economics from Reichman University (IDC Herzliya), M.A. in Law Studies from Bar-Ilan University and a B.A. in Psychology & Communication, Magna Cum Laude, from the Israel Open University.